The bar has a reach of 89mm from centre of the top to centre of the furthest forward point and drops that are angled outwards a little at their ends. This gives plenty of hand positions and a little extra wrist clearance when you’re on the drops and standing.
The stem is plenty stiff enough and very well finished, a solid performer. The combination is stiff, though not overly so, and will delight riders who like a precise bar and stem setup at the cost of a little comfort.
This article was originally published in Cycling Plus magazine.